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Risk factors for the development of osteoporosis in a South African population. A prospective study
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1994)
Despite the vast number of risk factors that apparently predispose to the development of osteoporosis (OP), they have not been accurately identified and given relative priority. In order to analyse possible risk factors ...
Supplemented low-protein diets : are they superior in chronic renal failure?
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1995)
Twenty-two patients with chronic renal failure were randomly assigned to a conventional low-protein diet containing 0,6g protein/kg/day or a very-low-protein diet containing 0,6g protein/kg/day supplemented with essential ...
Body fat distribution as a risk factor for osteoporosis
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1996)
Objective. The aim of this study was to compare the body fat distribution of patients with osteoporosis (OP) with that of an appropriately matched non-OP control group. Design. Case control study. Setting. Department of ...